ModernMix Enables All Windows 8 Apps To Run In Desktop Mode (video)

If you are running Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system, you might be interested in anew application created by Stardock called ModernMix.

The Windows 8 ModernMix app has been designed to provide Windows 8 users with a method of running every Windows 8 application in desktop mode. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action and learn more about ModernMix.


Stardock has been developing the ModernMix software for some time and has this week released a public beta, you you to try out. Allowing you to resize Windows 8 apps and move them around the screen, rather than using the full screen touchscreen friendly “Modern” user interface on your desktop.

For more information on the new ModernMix jump over to the Stardock website for details, and its now available to purchase for $4.99 with a 30 day available.

“Windows 8 Modern apps, also known as Metro or RT apps, will use the full screen on your display regardless of how much of the screen they really need. As a result, that weather app, mail program or stock ticker is going to use the entirety of your computer display.”

Source: LiliputingLaptop Magazine

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